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MM #135 – Fed refocus as monetary matters once again

Markets moved once again on Yellen’s testimony and the data. Is the Fed taking the reins once again after a month of Trump in office?  We discuss where the President has more impact and where the Fed makes or breaks markets. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Trump tweets […]

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MM #120 – Bold BOJ vs. Fearful Fed

It was a big week for central banks, with implications going well beyond the short-term market reactions. We start with the immediate takeaways and continue to the long-term consequences. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. FED – what happened and what’s next: No change in rates, but we […]

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MM #119 – Fed-Fest – Everything you need to know

The focus of this week’s show is the focus of markets: the Fed decision: calling it “highly anticipated” would be an understatement. We cover the event from all angles. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Dovish or hawkish: The market reaction heavily depends on the tone: optimistic or pessimistic, for the near […]

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MM #114 – About the Fed’s forecasting failures

Are central bankers losing the plot? We discuss the problematic Fed’s forecasting, the unusual market impact from a rate cut and also update on the US economy and the road ahead. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Update on the economy: It is becoming harder to find a consistent theme with […]

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MM #88 – Making sense of turbulent markets

2016 began with a bang, with lots of moving parts. We put things in place by analyzing what’s going on with the Fed, how oil reacts (or not) to data and also keep you up to date with stories that might leap from the back-burner to the headlines. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide […]

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When Fed doves cry #74

The Fed adopted a more hawkish stance and this has implications for the USD, stocks and commodities all the way to the December. We begin by analyzing the statement, continue with discussing US growth in a new light, looking at China and preparing for the big events coming up. You are welcome to listen, subscribe and provide […]

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Digesting the Dollar Dove Dive – #55

No surprise is also a surprise when it’s a Fed decision. We run down the FOMC meeting, update on the ever-escalating Greek crisis and discuss next week’s important events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe and provide feedback. FOMC rundown: This is what happens when the doves don’t cry: we break down the various elements of the Fed […]

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The Fed and the road ahead – all you need to know – #42

The Fed said its word and stirred markets. But what exactly was in there? We dissect the carefully crafted words from the world’s most important central banks, the underlying state of the US economy, market reactions now and looking forward regarding currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds, and lots more. Welcome to a new episode of Market Movers, presented by […]

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